Why not celebrate with two posts in one day? 🙂
I had a surplus of extra lean ground chicken in my fridge this weekend and knew I needed to cook some of it up today (along with the roast which is already in my slow-cooker). I could make burgers for lunch, but then, I hadn’t had breakfast yet. Canada Day without breakfast?! How about brunch? Even better!
By noon, I had whipped up two pounds of this ground chicken into 18 chicken sausage patties based on Sophy’s Chicken Maple Sausage Patties #1 recipe on Spark Recipes. My version is very similar, but I made a few adjustments based on what I had on hand and dietary needs.
Three tablespoons of maple syrup bumped up the sugar content a bit more than I wanted, so I cut back, for example, and still found that we could taste the maple-y sweetness in them. We’re also not fans of cayenne, so I omitted that and the coriander because I didn’t have any on hand. But what a special way to celebrate Canada Day, imo!
Here’s how I made mine: